Posts Categorized: Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)

Canada Graduate Scholarship – Doctoral Award

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies. For additional information please see SGS website.  Description The CGS D program supports and promotes research excellence in a wide variety of disciplines and broad fields of health, natural sciences and engineering, and social sciences and humanities, including interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research. This support allows scholars… Read more »

CIHR- Team Grant: Transitions in Care Phase 2 – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The focus of Transitions in Care (TiC) Team Grants Phase 2 is to support inter-disciplinary teams that are poised and ready to optimize… Read more »

CIHR – Catalyst Grant: Quadruple Aim And Equity – Application

The CIHR Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR) has identified “Accelerate the discovery of innovations that transform health care delivery systems to achieve the Quadruple Aim and improve health equity for all” as a core priority in its new 2021-2026 strategic plan. The Quadruple Aim is centred on four overarching goals to redesign… Read more »

CIHR : Other : SPOR Primary Care Network – Application

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partner, including patients (a term inclusive of individuals with personal experience of a health issue and informal caregivers, including family and friends), health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, and others, dedicated to the integration of research… Read more »

CIHR Catalyst Grant : Community-Led Research on LGBTQIA/2S Wellness – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. LGBTQIA/2S (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual, and Two Spirit) communities experience worse health outcomes across the life course as compared… Read more »

CIHR Catalyst Grant : Community-Led Research on LGBTQIA/2S Wellness – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. LGBTQIA/2S (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual, and Two Spirit) communities experience worse health outcomes across the life course as compared… Read more »

CIHR – Project Grant Fall Competition 2021 – Application

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

CIHR: Project Grant: Fall 2021 Competition – Registration

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

CIHR – Doctoral Research Award: Canada Graduate Scholarships Doctoral Award: 2021-2022

The Canada Graduate Scholarship Doctoral (CGS D) program supports and promotes research excellence in a wide variety of disciplines and broad fields of health, natural sciences and engineering, and social sciences and humanities, including interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research. This support allows scholars to fully concentrate on their doctoral studies, to seek out the best research… Read more »

CIHR – Operating Grant : Emerging COVID-19 Research Gaps & Priorities July 2021 – Application

This funding opportunity is part of Government of Canada’s continued response to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the COVID-19 pandemic, domestic and international organizations (e.g. Public Health Agency of Canada, Health Canada, United States National Institutes of Health, and World Health Organization) have played critical roles in providing guidance, sharing data… Read more »

CIHR – Operating Grant : Emerging COVID-19 Research Gaps & Priorities July 2021 – Registration

This funding opportunity is part of Government of Canada’s continued response to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the COVID-19 pandemic, domestic and international organizations (e.g. Public Health Agency of Canada, Health Canada, United States National Institutes of Health, and World Health Organization) have played critical roles in providing guidance, sharing data… Read more »

CIHR – Opportunity for Early Career Researchers: Call for Expressions of Interest to the Fall 2021 Reviewer in Training Program

The CIHR Reviewer in Training (RiT) program offers Early Career Researchers (ECRs) a learning opportunity to gain a better understanding of the elements of high quality review and the peer review process through direct participation in the Project Grant competition with the support of a Mentor. RiT participants will be assigned three applications to conduct… Read more »

CIHR Team Grant : Sleep Research Consortium – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support a Sleep Research Consortium focused on sleep hygiene and insomnia through the lifecycle. The… Read more »

CIHR – Team Grant : Sleep Research Consortium – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support a Sleep Research Consortium focused on sleep hygiene and insomnia through the lifecycle. The… Read more »

CIHR: Catalyst Grant : Alcohol research to inform health policies and interventions – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Drug and Substances Strategy (CDSS) is the Government of Canada’s comprehensive, collaborative, compassionate, and evidence-based approach to addressing problematic substance use…. Read more »

CIHR: Catalyst Grant : Alcohol research to inform health policies and interventions – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Drug and Substances Strategy (CDSS) is the Government of Canada’s comprehensive, collaborative, compassionate, and evidence-based approach to addressing problematic substance use…. Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant : COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence

Vaccination is one of the most effective prophylactic interventions in the history of public health. Widespread vaccine uptake has eradicated smallpox worldwide, and eliminated polio, measles, rubella, and congenital rubella syndrome in the Americas. Despite these historic successes, in 2019, the World Health Organization declared vaccine hesitancy as one of the top ten global health… Read more »

CIHR : Operating Grant : Understanding and mitigating the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on children, youth and families in Canada – Application

As the COVID-19 pandemic has grown and progressed, globally as well as in Canada, the focus of much of the mitigation measures, including research, public health and policy, has been on dealing with the immediate crisis associated with infection and spread of the SARS-CoV2 virus, and implementing measures designed to impede the spread of the… Read more »

CIHR – Team Grant : Healthy Cities Implementation Science (HCIS) Team Grants – LOI

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Healthy Cities Implementation Science (HCIS) Team Grants funding opportunity is offering grants focused on increasing our understanding of how to design, implement… Read more »

CIHR – Team Grant : Healthy Cities Implementation Science (HCIS) Team Grants – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Healthy Cities Implementation Science (HCIS) Team Grants funding opportunity is offering grants focused on increasing our understanding of how to design, implement… Read more »

CCS/CIHR-ICR Initiative in Primary Cancer Prevention – Application

The Canadian Cancer Society (CCS), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Cancer Research (CIHR-ICR), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research-Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health (CIHR-IIPH), and partners have committed approximately $5M over one year to jointly fund up to 25 Proof-of-Concept Grants focused on interventions in Primary Cancer Prevention. The long-term objective… Read more »

CCS/CIHR Action Grants: Proof-of-Concept Interventions in Primary Cancer Prevention – Registration

The Canadian Cancer Society (CCS), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Cancer Research (CIHR-ICR), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research-Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health (CIHR-IIPH), and partners have committed approximately $5M over one year to jointly fund up to 25 Proof-of-Concept Grants focused on interventions in Primary Cancer Prevention. The long-term objective… Read more »

CIHR – Team Grant : Heart Failure Research Network – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Heart failure (HF) is a chronic, progressive and multifactorial condition where the heart is unable to pump sufficient blood to meet the body’s… Read more »

CIHR -Team Grant : Heart Failure Research Network – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Heart failure (HF) is a chronic, progressive and multifactorial condition where the heart is unable to pump sufficient blood to meet the body’s… Read more »

CIHR – Operating Grant: TRANSCAN-3 – Application

In the last decades, the understanding of the molecular mechanisms responsible for cancer development and progression has significantly improved. This led to the introduction in the clinic of a wealth of targeted therapeutic agents with a corresponding increase in survival and improvement in the quality of life of cancer patients. In this context, a major… Read more »

CIHR – Operating Grant: TRANSCAN-3 Pre-Proposal

In the last decades, the understanding of the molecular mechanisms responsible for cancer development and progression has significantly improved. This led to the introduction in the clinic of a wealth of targeted therapeutic agents with a corresponding increase in survival and improvement in the quality of life of cancer patients. In this context, a major… Read more »

CIHR – POR Awards – Transition to Leadership Stream – Phase 2

Timelines: To minimize gaps in funding when transitioning from Phase 1 to Phase 2, applicants must carefully review the program deadlines below to understand which deadline is most applicable to their situation considering their Phase 1 Award end date and their desired Phase 2 Award start date. Awardees must consider the following information: The start dates below are currently… Read more »

CIHR – Catalyst Grant: Official Language Minority Communities in Health Research – Application

This funding opportunity aims to support the development and vitality of the Official Language Minority Communities (OLMCs). Under the Government of Canada Official Language Act, the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) is committed to enhancing the vitality of the English and French linguistic minority communities in Canada, supporting and assisting their development, and fostering… Read more »

CIHR – Catalyst Grant : Official Language Minority Communities in Health Research

This funding opportunity aims to support the development and vitality of the Official Language Minority Communities (OLMCs). Under the Government of Canada Official Language Act, the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) is committed to enhancing the vitality of the English and French linguistic minority communities in Canada, supporting and assisting their development, and fostering… Read more »

Fellowship : Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program (2021-2022)

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies.  Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. In 2010 the Government of Canada allocated $45 million over five (5) years to deliver the high-profile, prestigious Postdoctoral Fellowships Program. The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and… Read more »

CIHR-CEPI Leadership Award for Vaccine Research

Canadian experiences with the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Ebola epidemics, and most recently with the COVID-19 pandemic, emphasize the importance of ensuring Canadian researchers remain leaders in vaccine development and continue to build expertise in epidemic preparedness. Mobilization of a rapid and effective research response, as illustrated by our current experience with COVID-19,… Read more »

Project Grant : Spring 2021 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas) – Application

WEBINAR Information webinar: March 10, 2021 Join Application deadline: April 1, 2021 Funding opportunity Priority Announcements (PAs) offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific research areas. Applications are submitted through the “202104PJT” competition of the Project Grant: Spring 2021 funding opportunity. Frequently Asked Questions provide additional information on the PA program. Funds… Read more »

Operating Grant : Emerging COVID-19 Research Gaps and Priorities Funding Opportunity – Application

This funding opportunity is part of Government of Canada’s continued response to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the COVID-19 pandemic, domestic and international organizations (e.g. Public Health Agency of Canada, Health Canada, United States National Institutes of Health, and World Health Organization) have played critical roles in providing guidance, sharing data… Read more »

Operating Grant : Emerging COVID-19 Research Gaps and Priorities Funding Opportunity – LOI

This funding opportunity is part of Government of Canada’s continued response to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the COVID-19 pandemic, domestic and international organizations (e.g. Public Health Agency of Canada, Health Canada, United States National Institutes of Health, and World Health Organization) have played critical roles in providing guidance, sharing data… Read more »

Training Grant: Health Research Training Platform (2021/22 Pilot) – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them.  CIHR is pleased to announce the launch of the Health Research Training Platform (HRTP) Pilot Funding Opportunity. As presented in the CIHR Strategic Action Plan… Read more »

Team Grant : Food Security and Climate Change in the Canadian North – LOI ***

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. In 2014, the Council of Canadian Academies released a report entitled, Aboriginal Food Security in Northern Canada: An Assessment of the State of Knowledge…. Read more »

Project Grant : Spring 2021 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas) -Registration

Priority Announcements (PAs) offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific research areas. Applications are submitted through the “202104PJT” competition of the Project Grant: Spring 2021 funding opportunity. Frequently Asked Questions provide additional information on the PA program. Funds Available CIHR and partner(s) financial contributions for this initiative are subject to availability of… Read more »

Other : Hepatitis C Research

Since 1999, PHAC and CIHR have collaborated on the Hepatitis C Research Initiative as part of PHAC’s Hepatitis C Prevention, Support and Research Program to support research efforts aimed to further understand hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and reduce the burden of hepatitis C through the generation, application and use of new knowledge. The availability… Read more »

Operating Grant : New Investigator Grants in Child and Youth Health (2021)

The SickKids Foundation-CIHR-IHDCYH New Investigator Research Grants in Child and Youth Health program seeks to strengthen Canada’s capacity and knowledge to respond to children’s health challenges and needs. The grants are jointly sponsored by SickKids Foundation and the CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH). New investigators may obtain up to three… Read more »

CIHR Health System Impact Fellowship – National Cohort Retreat

The intent of this funding opportunity is to provide funding to support the annual Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship National Cohort Retreat which is a core element of the HSI Fellowship program. In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, this will be accomplished through the National Cohort Training Program (NCTP). The HSI Fellowship is a multi-partnered… Read more »

Summer Program in Aging ( 2021) – Longitudinal Studies on Aging: Understand Health Span & Longevity

The Summer Program in Aging (SPA) is the Institute of Aging’s (IA) flagship training program. It aims to provide graduate students and postdoctoral fellows involved in aging research with a program of advanced training that crosses disciplines, sectors, institutions, and geography. The program will bring together approximately 40 research trainees and numerous academic mentors to… Read more »

Operating Grant : CIHR Network for Emerging Variants Research

This funding opportunity is part of the Government of Canada’s continued rapid response to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. The funding will enable a rapid and timely research response to the current phase of the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada and around the globe. This funding opportunity is focused on research associated with the emergence… Read more »

Operating Grant : HIV/AIDS and STBBI Community-Based Research

The CIHR HIV/AIDS and STBBI Community-Based Research (CBR) Program (hereafter referred to as the CBR Program) is one of four research funding areas of the CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative. The CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative is responsible for the research components of the Government of Canada’s initiatives to address HIV/AIDS and other STBBI, in line with the Pan-Canadian STBBI… Read more »

Operating Grant : 13th JPIAMR transnational call for research projects (2021)

*** Pre-Proposal is due to  JPIAMR by March 16, 2021 *** Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) does not recognise geographic borders or species barriers. Progress on AMR is necessary for attainment of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with AMR being deeply rooted into attainment of SDGs promoting no poverty, good health and wellbeing, zero hunger, reduced… Read more »

Team Grant : E-Rare-5 Joint Transnational Call

***Pre-Proposal was due to European Joint Programme on Rare Diseases (EJPRD) on February 16, 2021.*** SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. CIHR-IG is pleased to be partnering with approximately 18… Read more »

Team Grant: Indirect Socio-Economic Burden of Inherited Diseases – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. This funding opportunity lies within the scope of the efforts deployed over the past few years by the CIHR Institute of Genetics to… Read more »

Team Grant: Indigenous Gender and Wellness-Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Gender plays an important, but often overlooked role in Indigenous wellness. In the case of Indigenous Peoples in Canada (i.e., First Nations, Inuit… Read more »

Team Grant: Indigenous Gender and Wellness – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Gender plays an important, but often overlooked role in Indigenous wellness. In the case of Indigenous Peoples in Canada (i.e., First Nations, Inuit… Read more »

CIHR – Training Grant: Health Research Training Platform (HRTP) (2021/22 Pilot) – LOI

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them.  CIHR is pleased to announce the launch of the Health Research Training Platform (HRTP) Pilot Funding Opportunity. As presented in the CIHR Strategic Action Plan… Read more »

Training Grant : Health Research Training Platform (HRTP) (2021/22 Pilot) – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them.  CIHR is pleased to announce the launch of the Health Research Training Platform (HRTP) Pilot Funding Opportunity. As presented in the CIHR Strategic Action Plan… Read more »

Breathing as One – Boehringer Ingelheim Canada/CIHR-ICRH: COPD Catalyst Grant – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Breathing as One – Boehringer Ingelheim Canada/CIHR-ICRH: COPD Catalyst Grant competition promotes innovative research related to the treatment/quality of life, mechanism of disease, and… Read more »

Breathing as One – Boehringer Ingelheim Canada/CIHR-ICRH: COPD Catalyst Grant – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Breathing as One – Boehringer Ingelheim Canada/CIHR-ICRH: COPD Catalyst Grant competition promotes innovative research related to the treatment/quality of life, mechanism of disease, and… Read more »

Team Grant : Indigenous Healthy Life Trajectories Initiative Cohort Research Study (I-HeLTI)

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are responsible for more than 60% of deaths globally, and 80% of NCD deaths occur in countries that have experienced… Read more »

Team Grant : Diabetes Prevention and Treatment in Indigenous Communities: Resilience and Wellness = Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. . In 2021, Canada will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin, for which Drs. Banting and Macleod received a Nobel… Read more »

CIHR Gold Leaf Prizes

Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer, Manager, Awards and Honours, Strategic Institutional Research Initiatives (SIRI), for information on this program, if they are interested in these competitions. The CIHR Gold Leaf Prizes are among the highest honours that can be bestowed on an individual or team for excellence in health research and its translation into… Read more »

Early Career Investigator in Maternal, Reproductive, Child & Youth (2020) – Full Application

Application Deadline: January 26, 2021 This funding opportunity is a collaboration between two CIHR institutes with a goal to build research capacity, generate new knowledge, and support knowledge exchange and translation in maternal, reproductive, child and youth health by funding operating grants to early career investigators. The program will fund research across the four CIHR research… Read more »

Early Career Investigator in Maternal, Reproductive, Child & Youth Health (2020) – Registration

Registration Deadline: December 15, 2020 Application Deadline: January 26, 2021 This funding opportunity is a collaboration between two CIHR institutes with a goal to build research capacity, generate new knowledge, and support knowledge exchange and translation in maternal, reproductive, child and youth health by funding operating grants to early career investigators. The program will fund… Read more »

Team Grant : Preparation to Trial: Inflammation for Chronic Conditions – LOI

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. A state of prolonged inflammation has been associated with many chronic health conditions, including, but not limited to cancer, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, stroke,… Read more »

Health System Impact Fellowship – Application (Relaunch)

The Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship (for doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows) provides highly-qualified doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows studying health services and policy research (HSPR), or related fields, a unique opportunity to apply their research and analytic talents to critical challenges in health care that are being addressed by health system and related organizations… Read more »

Team Grant : Preparation to Trial: Inflammation for Chronic Condition

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. A state of prolonged inflammation has been associated with many chronic health conditions, including, but not limited to cancer, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, stroke,… Read more »

Operating Grant : Evaluation of Harm Reduction Approaches to Address the Opioid Crisis in the Context of COVID-19 – Application

The intersection of COVID-19 and substance use represents the confluence of two severe public health crises, with the COVID-19 pandemic compounding the ongoing opioid crisis. There is a clear increased risk of harm to people who use drugs or who have a substance use disorder in the COVID-19 context due to self-isolation requirements, physical distancing… Read more »

Early Career Investigators in Maternal, Reproductive, Child & Youth Health (2020) – Registration

Registration Deadline: December 15, 2020 Application Deadline: January 26, 2021 ______________________________________________________________________________ This funding opportunity is a collaboration between two CIHR institutes with a goal to build research capacity, generate new knowledge, and support knowledge exchange and translation in maternal, reproductive, child and youth health by funding operating grants to early career investigators. The program will… Read more »

Early Career Investigators in Maternal, Reproductive, Child & Youth Health – Full Application

This funding opportunity is a collaboration between two CIHR institutes with a goal to build research capacity, generate new knowledge, and support knowledge exchange and translation in maternal, reproductive, child and youth health by funding operating grants to early career investigators. The program will fund research across the four CIHR research themes (biomedical, clinical, health services, and… Read more »

Team Grant : Diabetes Mechanisms and Translational Solutions – LOI = Relaunched

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. In 2021, Canada will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin, for which Drs. Banting and Macleod received a Nobel Prize… Read more »

Oral Health and Oral Health Care of Canadians – Application

Over the past 5 to 10 years, international researchers have found links between oral health and diseases such as diabetes, arthritis, cancer, respiratory, cardiovascular and mental health diseases. There are also links between oral health status and risk factors such as nutrition, mental health environment and social determinants. Oral health scholars, federal government departments and… Read more »

CIHR – Indigenous COVID-19 Rapid Research Funding Opportunity

 SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. WEBINAR CIHR will be hosting the following webinar to support participants with the requirements of the funding opportunity “Indigenous Peoples and COVID-19 Knowledge… Read more »

CIHR Fellowship 2020-2021

Note to applicants: 1) This opportunity is submitted using CIHR’s e-approval process which means that they must be “submitted” on ResearchNet by the internal MUN deadline as the applications will then be routed to RGCS for review and e-submission to CIHR; 2) Sponsor assessments (required element of the applications) must be uploaded by the sponsors at least 48 hours… Read more »

Banting Posdoctoral Fellowships Program (2020-2021)

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies.  Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. In 2010 the Government of Canada allocated $45 million over five (5) years to deliver the high-profile, prestigious Postdoctoral Fellowships Program. The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and… Read more »

CCS/CIHR/BC SPARK GRANTS: NOVEL TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN CANCER PREVENTION AND EARLY DETECTION – Registration

Program Launch: Mid-July 2020 Registration due date: August 28, 2020 Full application due date: October 16, 2020 Results announcement: January 8, 2021 Anticipated funding start date: January 15, 2021 __________________________________________________________________________________ The Canadian Cancer Society (CCS), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Cancer Research (CIHR-ICR), and Brain Canada Foundation (BC or Brain Canada)… Read more »

Doctoral Research Award : Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarships Doctoral Award: 2020-2021

The Canada Graduate Scholarship Doctoral (CGS D) program supports high-calibre students engaged in doctoral programs in all academic disciplines. This support allows scholars to fully concentrate on their doctoral studies, to seek out the best research mentors in their chosen fields and contribute to the Canadian research ecosystem during and beyond the tenure of their… Read more »

Doctoral Research Award : Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) : 2020-2021

The Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) program supports high-calibre students engaged in doctoral programs in all academic disciplines who are pursuing a doctoral degree in a health-related field abroad. Research Areas This funding opportunity will support projects relevant to the following research areas: Doctoral: Fall 2020 Priority Announcements (Specific Research Areas) Funds Available CIHR and partner(s)… Read more »

Team Grant – More Years Better Lives (MYBL) 2020 – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Major demographic change is taking place across Canada and Europe. Rising life expectancy and falling fertility rates are changing family sizes and structures,… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2021 Competition – Full Application

WEBINAR Spring 2021 Project Grant Information Webinars CIHR will be hosting the following webinars to support participants with the requirements of the Spring 2021 Project Grant and to answer questions on how to apply. English session: March 10, 2021 at 11:00 am ET Join webinar French session: March 10, 2021 at 13:00 pm ET Join… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2021 Competition – Registration

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

Project Grant: Fall 2020 Competition – Full Application

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

Project Grant: Fall 2020 Competition – Registration

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

CIHR Doctoral Research Award: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (2020-2021)

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies. Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. The Government of Canada launched the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program in 2008 to strengthen Canada’s ability to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research… Read more »

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program ( 2020-2021)

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies.  Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. In 2010 the Government of Canada allocated $45 million over five (5) years to deliver the high-profile, prestigious Postdoctoral Fellowships Program. The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and… Read more »

COVID-19 Mental Health & Substance Use Service Needs and Delivery (Operating Grant) – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. This funding opportunity is part of the Government of Canada’s continued rapid response to address the major health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Funding will… Read more »

COVID-19 Mental Health & Substance Use Service Needs and Delivery (Operating Grant) – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. This funding opportunity is part of the Government of Canada’s continued rapid response to address the major health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Funding will… Read more »

Team Grant: Canada-EU Smart Living Environments – Transitions in Care

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. This funding opportunity is one of several that are part of the CIHR Transitions in Care (TiC) multi-Institute Initiative. The TiC initiative aims to… Read more »

Canadian Council on Animal Care (2020)

As national funders, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) have broad responsibilities to promote and assist research excellence in Canada, including upholding a robust ethical framework for research. As such, CIHR and NSERC are supporting the setting and maintenance of standards for the… Read more »

Team Grant : Preparation to Trial: Inflammation for Chronic Conditions – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. A state of prolonged inflammation has been associated with many chronic health conditions, including, but not limited to cancer, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, stroke,… Read more »

Team Grant : Preparation to Trial: Inflammation for Chronic Conditions – LOI

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. A state of prolonged inflammation has been associated with many chronic health conditions, including, but not limited to cancer, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, stroke,… Read more »

Oral Health and Oral Health Care of Canadians – LOI

Over the past 5 to 10 years, international researchers have found links between oral health and diseases such as diabetes, arthritis, cancer, respiratory, cardiovascular and mental health diseases. There are also links between oral health status and risk factors such as nutrition, mental health environment and social determinants. Oral health scholars, federal government departments and… Read more »

Canada Graduate Scholarships – Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement

Please contact MUN’s School of Graduate Studies for information on the submission process for this program, including internal deadlines. The Canada Graduate Scholarships—Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) program supports high-calibre Canadian graduate students in building global linkages and international networks through the pursuit of exceptional research experiences abroad. By accessing international scientific research and… Read more »

Oral Health and Oral Health Care of Canadians – Full Application

Over the past 5 to 10 years, international researchers have found links between oral health and diseases such as diabetes, arthritis, cancer, respiratory, cardiovascular and mental health diseases. There are also links between oral health status and risk factors such as nutrition, mental health environment and social determinants. Oral health scholars, federal government departments and… Read more »